Marking the Date

Yesterday was the six month anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster. It was also the date of my Read More →

Orion Peeking Through Leaves

I awoke before sunrise and did my usual greeting to the mountains from my deck. As I stuck my head Read More →

Autumnal Bliss

The seasonal miracle transformation has begun. As I sit in my upstairs office, with windows overlooking the valley and mountains Read More →

From Fort Morgan to Fort Pickens

Today I visited the Fort Morgan, Alabama, beach and other beaches along the route to Fort Pickens in Gulf Breeze Read More →

Gulf Coast Update–Day 1

It has been six weeks since I last visited the Gulf Coast. I have been documenting sensitive shore areas since Read More →

Nature’s Bounty

I visited my daughter and her significant other and his family in Michigan. I had no idea of the beauty Read More →

Diamonds in the Web

Rain continued through the night and I awoke to the wonderful sound of droplets falling from leaves. Fog wrapped the Read More →


The cool dawn called to me this morning. In the gray light, before the sun peeked over the mountains, I Read More →

Weeping for the World

Music to Read By This morning I sat weeping for the birds, oysters, shrimp, crabs….for us all. As I breathed Read More →

The Picture Gets Clearer

This morning came in with force and grabbed me by my tee shirt and shook me awake. Two things happened Read More →